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My Sustainable Molokai Youth Contest

Aloha, welcome to the My Sustainable Molokai Youth Contest. Use this resource page to download contest forms and to research sustainability concepts and technologies. Then express your own creative vision for a sustainable Molokai through art, poetry and/or essay.

 

What is the My Sustainable Molokai Youth Contest?

• A contest for Molokai Youth ages 12-18.

• Three categories: Poetry, Visual Art, & Essay.

• Students express their personal creative vision of a Sustainable Molokai.

 

Purpose of the Contest:

• To actively engage our youth in sustainability visioning for our island.

• To foster youth participation in community dialogue and issues.

• To allow the creativity of Molokai’s youth to contribute to island wide-planning processes.

• To help create awareness for the upcoming sustainability conference on Molokai.

 

Download and read these documents first:

Contest Guidelines

Contest Submission Form

 

Now use the resource links below to research sustainability concepts and technologies. 

View these first: 

Future of a Hawaiian Island Document
www.themolokaidispatch.com/molokai.pdf

Molokai: Return to Pono Video
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KclJtYFawyw&feature=channel_page

Molokai: First Light of Nu`umea Video
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c6Ov9WFSHEA&feature=channel_page

Additional research links… 

 

Sustainable Communities

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=62I2k_qpJ-s&feature=PlayList&p=A2352CACC5C54E31&index=3

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UUijTiDSi3M

http://www.dharma-haven.org/five-havens/weisman.htm

http://money.cnn.com/2007/09/26/technology/village_saving_planet.biz2/index.htm

http://www.friendsofgaviotas.org/Home.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=71UhKAtGSik&feature=PlayList&p=A2352CACC5C54E31&index=13

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l_JNfex_GBA&NR=1

 

Green Jobs

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Ap7g2XJ3h8

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fvOqV94sZ_8&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zp979n502RM

 

Garbage to Gold

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1OFFKskZpIo

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VFo63P6hihw

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ghnZaeciAvw

http://www.terracycle.net/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WIVqCdHCO-k

 

Waste Management

http://www.biochar.org/joomla/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8_bxxUub9HU

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hRoBkRG7kuQ&feature=PlayList&p=A2352CACC5C54E31&playnext=1&playnext_from=PL&index=20

http://www.context.org/ICLIB/IC35/Guterson.htm

http://www.ratical.org/co-globalize/DO_JohnTodd.html

 

Green Building

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IDRstVYF7wA&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2TbxhpG-Y4Q

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qArHD0kPGjM&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tZ-Cz32_x6E

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WMNzoWkXTtc&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V5_LPYFyaFE&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NNv6MP22m1E&feature=related

 

Permaculture

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mCPEBM5ol0Q&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kPrfNVzDNME&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qdpT6r370ik&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4S6kTlz6Mk4&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QVo2bOIN_AA&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sWj7R4u4Ptw&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mCPEBM5ol0Q&feature=related

 

Alternative Energy & Biofuels

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oIU5fFmDeSc

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JTssFo0TijQ&NR=1

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SFD4vgHGEj4&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nnw8bJyEQ1Y&feature=PlayList&p=4BC8D90F1F551A03&index=0&playnext=1

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZoANr2ldzR4

http://www.hawaiisenergyfuture.com/Articles/AlgaeBiofuels.html

http://blogs.takepart.com/2008/07/16/hawaiian-island-to-turn-algae-into-biodiesel/

http://raisingislands.blogspot.com/2008/06/algae-biofuel-is-airlines-new-best.html

 

Integrated Sustainable Systems & Economic Models

http://www.zeri.org/case_studies_pigs.htm

http://www.zeri.org/case_studies_bamboo.htm

http://www.zeri.org/case_studies_abalone.htm

Biomimicry

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BiMZYdVLqME&feature=PlayList&p=A2352CACC5C54E31&index=2

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uMHVXEx8WnM

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